Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Field Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Field Engineer
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 138 131
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Field Engineer 9 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.47% 0.047% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.050% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 16
Essex median annual salary £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% -33.33%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £22,650
90th Percentile £34,000 £27,500 £37,250
East of England median annual salary £25,000 £24,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year +4.17% -13.51% -2.63%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1829 2014 2474
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.36% 95.41% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1477 1620 1952
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +5.85%

Field Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings that featured Field Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Essex.

Salary trend for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Field Engineer in Essex over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Field Engineer in Essex

Field Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -11 3 £25,000 -
Harlow - 2 £25,000 -
Braintree - 1 £43,000 -
Chigwell - 1 £25,000 -
Epping - 1 £25,000 -
Field Engineer
East of England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Field Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Driving Licence
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) HNC
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) BICSI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Skype
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco

Field Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DSL
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
1 1 (11.11%) CAD
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Line Management
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
1 1 (11.11%) Product Management
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) HNC
2 1 (11.11%) BICSI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) VMware